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Self Defense for the “Seasoned” Citizen

It doesn’t take long watching the news to get depressed with reports of terrible crimes and violence. The morality of this country has no doubt fallen and seems to be continuously getting worse...

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Planning Resource for Older Preppers

emergency, preparedness, checklist, planning, prepper

The American Red Cross does some fantastic work helping people across this country in time of disaster and strife. They also provide numerous resources to educate and prepare individuals for emergencies...

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Video of the Week: Get Ready Now!! Preparation Plans…..

Another featured video from YouTube. From preparedness to frugality, from gardening to self-reliance – YouTube has an enormous amount of information available.

Here is but a small eice we hope you find interesting, informative, and maybe even thought...

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Plan Ahead for Hot & Cold Environments

By Cherie

When it comes to prepping for a major disaster, not all plans are created equally...

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What have you done this week and “Off Topic”

Alright folks – what have you done recently to add to your preparations? 

For me – most of my preparations in the last week have been spiritually. Since Thursday I have been at a Men’s Retreat with guys from my church...

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GEARING UP

By the WE2’s

 

Thought we’d share some of our various postings for a “refresher”.  This past couple of weeks we geared up for a trial run “just in case”…and found some areas we needed to shore up.

 

After my first husband passed, a friend who ...

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2-way Hand Held Communication Primer

Below is a guest article from Justus at Centerfire Antenna. If you have an interest in HAM radio’s or 2 way communication – contact these guys – they know their stuff. This article was originally published at ModernSurvivalOnline...

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Free Online Preparedness Training……

This was originally promoted over at ModernSurvivalOnline. I wanted to pass on some information on free preparedness training that can be taken online. This training is provided by the NC Center for Public Health Preparedness.

Topics for study includ...

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Earthquake Safety

The following post was originally published over at DoomandBloom.net. It can be seen HERE in its original format. ~Rourke

The recent earthquake in California wasn’t THE big one, but it was a big one...

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Common Heirloom / Open-Pollinated Seed List

Let’s do this again! This was originally published last year here on SeasonedCitizenPrepper.com. It can be seen HERE in its original format. ~Rourke

Common Heirloom / Open-Pollinated Seed List

by John Rourke

Without a doubt the most controversial a...

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Mountain House Freeze Dried foods….hmmmm,hmmmm, good

How many of you have tried freeze dried foods? Specifically – Mountain House brand? Over the past couple years I have been trying more and more of their offerings and have really been impressed. This month Emergency Essentials is having a huge sale o...

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Second round of planting

Over the past week I have been pulling up plants that have gone by and no longer producing in the garden, and started planting a second round. Living in South Carolina the climate affords a pretty long growing season...

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Video of the Week: Easy to Make Nesting Boxes for Chickens – Chicken Egg Laying Boxes

video of the week

Another featured video from YouTube. From preparedness to frugality, from gardening to self-reliance – YouTube has an enormous amount of information available.

Here is but a small piece we hope you find interesting, informative, and maybe even tho...

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TEOTWAWKI Bartering (A different look!)

This post was originally published over at ModernSurvivalOnline.com. It can be seen HERE in its original format.

By “The Coach”

            There have been many articles written on “Survival Bartering”. Most are very well written...

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SHTF ONE GUN DEFENSE

This post was originally published June 10th, 2013. In case you missed it…..here it is again.

 – Rourke

SHTF ONE GUN DEFENSE

BY GREG RENTCHLER, Editor at Large

thesouthwesttactical.com

 

SHTF gun, survival gun, survival shotgun,

 

Every American Patriot and prepper should be armed...

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Gardening and Survival

The following post was published almost 1 year ago and I thought it was deserving of another look. Gardening is one of the most underrated skills as well as preps in most preppers/survivalists systems. If you do not garden – start now...

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What Did I Do To Prepare This Week?

SeasonedCitizenPrepper.com mission statement

A web-based community focused on a self-reliant, preparedness lifestyle.

Seasoned Citizen Prepper is a site devoted to the older prepper that believes in prudent, practical preparedness...

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It’s a long list…….

Below is a list of every single post that has been published on SeasonedCitizenPrepper.com. Wow!! Looking over this list brought back some memories of how this site has grown and so many great people have contributed...

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Guest Post: A dry run…….

This post originally appeared over at ModernSurvivalOnline.com. It can be seen in its original format HERE.

by JD in Texas

Well, I was given a dry run on survival preparation one Saturday last fall.  About 9:30 a.m...

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What did I do to prep this week?

SeasonedCitizenPrepper.com mission statement

A web-based community focused on a self-reliant, preparedness lifestyle.

Seasoned Citizen Prepper is a site devoted to the older prepper that believes in prudent, practical preparedness...

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Guest Post: It is what it is, until it isn’t

This post originally appeared over at ModernSurvivalOnline.com. It can be seen HERE in its original format.

by Junebug Actual

A concern I have about the preparedness efforts of others is that there may be a disconnect between expectations and pro...

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Simple Growing: Zucchini’s

This post originally appeared over at ModernSurvivalOnline.com. It can be seen HERE in its original format.

For those that have never gardened – getting started can be a daunting task.

Getting going in gardening can be accomplished many ways su...

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Guest Post: To the Wives, Girlfriends and Other Happy Ladies

This post was originally published as part of a Guest Post Writing Contest over at ModernSurvivalOnline. It can be seen in its original format HERE.

By Jennifer S. in Reno

Today I woke up and did some house cleaning, I did some laundry and vacuumed...

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A Survival Story: Trip to the lumber yard and folks return

A_Survival_Story_CoverWhat follows is just one part of an ongoing survival fiction series written by John Rourke and has been published on Amazon. It is being made available here for free. A new entry is published every day...

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A Survival Story: Joel is a good man

A_Survival_Story_CoverWhat follows is just one part of an ongoing survival fiction series written by John Rourke and has been published on Amazon. It is being made available here for free. A new entry is published every day...

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